logo
Apache Lounge
Webmasters

 


About

Forum Index Downloads Search Register Log in  RSS Apache Lounge
 



Keep Server Online

If you find the Apache Lounge, the downloads and overall help useful, please express your satisfaction with a donation.

or

Bitcoin

A donation makes a contribution towards the costs, the time and effort that's going in this site and building.

Thank You! Steffen

Apache Lounge is not sponsored.

Your donations will help to keep this site alive and well, and continuing building binaries.



Generating Security Certificate for Reverse Proxy

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Apache Forum Index -> Apache third-party Modules



View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
vibhav25



Joined: 03 Feb 2017
Posts: 1
Location: India

PostPosted: Fri 03 Feb '17 16:22    Post subject: Generating Security Certificate for Reverse Proxy Reply with quote

Hello, i'm using Apache Web Server 2.4 on a Windows 10 OS.
I want to access a third party cloud domain using an Apache Web Server i'm setting up on my local machine and i want to access it over https.
I was able to access localhost on https using a security certificate generated through OPENSSL. Am I right in understanding that i cannot do the same to access this third party website? (I've tried and am getting an error saying the site is not reachable)
Will I need to pay money to get a Security Certificate from a CA or are there any free options out there? All the free options i've seen seem to be for websites hosted by the applicant, not third party ones.
Back to top
James Blond
Moderator


Joined: 19 Jan 2006
Posts: 6202
Location: Germany, Next to Hamburg

PostPosted: Fri 10 Feb '17 18:32    Post subject: Reply with quote

You can use "let's encrypt" for free. There are several topics about that in the forum.
Back to top


Post new topic   Reply to topic    Apache Forum Index -> Apache third-party Modules
Page 1 of 1